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Elysia flava



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lexID:
6558 
Scientific:
Elysia flava 
German:
Saftsauger 
English:
sap-sucking-slug 
Category:
Sacoglossa 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Sacoglossa (Order) > Plakobranchidae (Family) > Elysia (Genus) > flava (Species) 
Initial determination:
Verrill, 1901 
Occurrence:
Jamaica, Costa Rica, Atlantique nord, Caraïbes, Hawaii, Kuba, Le Cap-Vert, Méditerranée, pacifique du nord 
Size:
1.1 cm - 2.2 cm 
Temperature:
10°C - 27°C 
Food:
algues, spécialiste de la nourriture 
Tank:
~ 50 Liter 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-01-03 20:00:05 

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Elysia flava Verrill, 1901

The body colour of Elysia flava is yellow, with irregular dark green.Along the white edge are raised opaque white rounded papillae.

The diet of its nudibranch is unknown,but the tooth of E. flava is similar to the tooth of E. papillosa. E.papillosa feed udotea algae.Thats suggesting, that E.flava also feed on Udotea algae. E.flava is similar to E. papillosa.

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